MSC SHIPPING AGENCY WINS LOGISTICS AWARD
The Turkish Foreign Trade Undersecretary"s Office organized Foreign Trade Week to emphasize the importance of foreign trade for Turkey and to give awards for achievements in the export industry.
Successful exporters from 2006 were given awards at the event, which was organized around the slogan, ?500 billion dollars of exports in the 100th year of the founding of the Turkish Republic.? Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, Minister of State Kür?ad Tüzmen and Minister of Finance Kemal Unak?tan participated in the ceremony held at Ankara Swiss Otel, in which awards for achievements in exports were given in 23 sectors.
Tüpra?, Toyota Turkey and Ford Otosan received ?Export Achievement Awards?, while MSC Shipping Agency was given a Logistics Achievement Award for its significant contributions to Turkish foreign trade with its direct service routes. MSC (Mediterranean Shipping Company), one of the leading shipping companies in the world, offers 16 direct services from Turkey.
The highest number of direct service routes from Turkey offered by MSC
MSC offers service with competitive freight rates to every destination in the world with high capacity container vessels as well as direct, regular routes.
MSC offers the highest number of direct service routes of any shipper in Turkey with 16 weekly direct services from Turkey to Northern Europe, the Far East, the Western Mediterranean, the Adriatic, the Black Sea and the Persian Gulf.